Forest of Rennes

Great Outdoors

Located 7 miles northeast of the city of Rennes, this forest in the perfect place for a leisurely walk and a picnic or, why not hire a bike in Rennes and cycle along the well-marked trails? Journey through a woodland of oak, beech and chestnut trees and follow the signposts for a fun and healthy day out.


Places to visit nearby

Rennes in Brittany is a vibrant capital city of impressive architecture, excellent shopping and wonderful gastronomic delights.

Fougères in Brittany is a charming town that is home to the Château de Fougères, the largest medieval fortress in Europe.

Dol-de-Bretagne in Brittany is a quaint medieval town close to the rugged Mont Dol that overlooks the bay of Mont St Michel.

Nearby attractions

No need to go out of town to enjoy the great outdoors in Rennes, Adrenaline Forest (Forêt Adrénaline) is a treetop adventure park just on the edge of town in the Parc de Gayuelles.

Sitting in the heart of town, the Parc du Thabor stretches across 10 acres and is one of the most beautiful gardens in France. A landscaped garden in what was once the orchard of one of France's oldest abbeys, the Parc has...

Built in the early 1600s, the Parlement de Bretagne is a magnificent palace which took over half a century to build. Recently restored following a fire in 1994, the building now houses the Court of Appeal.